Community College of Aurora

2014-2015 Academic Catalog


Table of Contents

2014-2015 Academic Catalog

Community College of Aurora Catalog

Academic Calendar

College Facilities and Locations

Welcome to the Community College of Aurora

Getting Started and Admissions

Advising and Registration

Financial Matters

Academic Matters

Services for Students

My Student Record

Graduation Requirements

Student Rights and Responsibilities

List of Degrees and Certificates

Catalog Guide

Associate Degrees and Certificates

Guaranteed Transferability

Articulation (Transfer) Agreements

Statewide Guaranteed Transfer Courses

Guarantee Transfer Courses

Associate of Arts Degrees (A.A.)

Associate of Science Degrees (A.S.)

Associate of General Studies Degree (A.G.S.)

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

Articulated Degree with Metropolitan State University

Articulated Degree with Regis University

Articulated with Pickens College

Articulated with University of Colorado

Associate of Science Degree - Articulation with Colorado School of Mines

Certificates

Art and Design Foundations Studies Certificate

Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy

Business Certificate: Full Charge Bookkeeping

Business Certificate: General Business

Business Certificate: Human Resource Management

Business Certificate: Individual Tax Preparation

Business Certificate: Managerial Accounting

Business Certificate: Marketing

Business Certificate: Real Estate

Community Health Worker

Computer: CISCO

Computer: Basic Networking and Security

Computer: IT Tech and Support

Computer: Office Administration

PC Application Specialist

Computer: Programming

Computer: Web/Mobile App Development

Criminal Justice Community Policing

Criminal Justice Law

Criminal Justice Operations

Criminal Justice Systems

Digital Sculpture and Modeling - (for Concurrent Enrollment Students Only)

Early Childhood Education - Director

Early Childhood Education - Early Childhood Teacher, Level I

Early Childhood Education - Early Childhood Teacher Level II

Emergency Medical Technician-Basic

Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedicine

English Second Language Healthcare Bridge

Film Video Media Core

Film Video Media: Acting/Directing for the Screen

Film Video Media: Cinematography/Videography

Film Video Media: Post-Production

Film Video Media: Writing/Directing

Film Video Media: Writing/Producing

Film Video Media: Screenwriting Emphasis

Fire Science Technology

Fire Science Technology: Fire and Explosion Investigation

Fire Science Technology: Hazardous Materials

Fire Science Technology: Technical Rescue

Homeland Security:Tactical Operations

Human Performance: Personal Fitness Trainer

Paralegal

Translation and Interpretation

Web Tools

Certificates of Achievement

Course Descriptions

Academic Achievement Courses

Accounting Courses

American Sign Language (ASL) Courses

Agriculture Courses

Agriculture Crops and Soils Courses

Agriculture Economics Courses

Anthropology Courses

Arabic Courses

Art, Design, Jewelry and Photography

ART 110 Art Appreciation (GT-AH1)

ART 111 Art History – Ancient to Medieval (GT-AH1)

ART 112 Art History – Renaissance to Modern (GT-AH1)

ART 121 Drawing I

ART 128 Figure Drawing I

ART 131 Visual Concepts 2-D Design

ART 132 Visual Concepts 3-D Design

ART 133 Jewelry and Metalwork

ART 134 Visual Concepts 4-D Design

ART 139 Digital Photography I

ART 150 Digital Art Foundations I

ART 151 Painting I

ART 161 Ceramics I

ART 207 Art History - 1900 to Present (GT-AH1)

ART 209 Studio Art

ART 210 Marketing for the Visual Artist

ART 221 Drawing II

ART 228 Advanced Figure Drawing

ART 239 Digital Photography II

ART 250 Digital Foundations II

ART 251 Painting II

ART 252 Painting III

ART 275 Special Topics

JRD 104 Handcrafted Jewelry

JRD 105 Cold-Connections in Metal

JRD 120 Introduction to Jewelry Making

JRD 215 Jewelry Design I

JRD 216 Jewelry Design II

JRD 275 Special Topics

MGD 102 Introduction to Multimedia

MGD 105 Type & Layout

MGD 106 Creativity and Visual Thinking

MGD 111 Adobe Photoshop I

MGD 112 Adobe Illustrator I

MGD 116 Typography I

MGD 119 Maya 1

MGD 122 Sculpting for Digital Media

MGD 125 3D Modeling for Gaming

MGD 133 Graphic Design I

MGD 134 Drawing for Illustrators

MGD 141 Web Design I

MGD 143 Motion Graphic Design I

MGD 175 Special Topics

MGD 203 Design and Concept

MGD 207 Illustration I

MGD 208 Illustration II

MGD 211 Adobe Photoshop II

MGD 219 Maya II

MGD 223 Graphic Storytelling I

MGD 224 Graphic Storytelling II

MGD 225 Graphic Storytelling III

MGD 226 Graphic Storytelling IV

MGD 233 Graphic Design II

MGD 235 Word and Image 1: Comics

MGD 236 Word and Image 2: Graphic Novels

MGD 241 Web Design II

MGD 256 Graphic Design Production

MGD 268 Business for Creatives

MGD 289 Capstone

PHO 226 Digital Workflow Management

PHO 232 Professional Portraiture

PHO 260 Events and Wedding Photography

Astronomy Courses

Biology Courses

Biotechnology Courses

Business Courses

Chemistry Courses

Chinese Courses

Communication Courses

CHW 100 Introduction to Community Health Work

COM 126 Communication in Healthcare

CHW 297 Community Health Worker Field Experience

CHW 138 Patient Navigation

CHW 135 Basics of Chronic Disease

CHW 136 Psych Impact Chronic Disease

CHW 120 Community Health Issues

CHW 137 End-of-Life/Palliative Care

Computer Assisted Drafting Courses

Computer Networking Technology Courses

Computer Information Systems Courses

Computer Science Courses

Computer Web Based Courses

Criminal Justice Courses

CRJ 209 Criminal Investigation I

Dance Courses

Diesel Power Mechanics Courses

Early Childhood Education Courses

Economics Courses

Education Courses

Electricity Industrial/Commercial Course

Emergency Medical Provider Courses

EMT – Paramedic Courses

Energy Technologies Courses

Engineering Courses

EGG 151 Experimental Design (Introduction to Experimental Design and Engineering)

English as a Second Language Courses

English Courses

Environmental Science Courses

Ethnic Studies Courses

Film and Video Media Courses

FVM 105 Video Production I

FVM 117 Understanding the Actor’s Process

FVM 118 Screen Actor Improvisation

FVM 136 Short Script Analysis

FVM 150 Development of Film Expression

FVM 153 Introduction to Film Production

FVM 155 Writing the Short Script

FVM 160 Video Post-Production I

FVM 164 Digital Editing: Final Cut Pro

FVM 165 Digital Editing: Avid

FVM 181 Topics in Film Studies

FVM 183 Italian Neo-Realism and French New Wave Cinema

FVM 184 Landmarks of Cinema

FVM 185 The Documentary Film

FVM 186 The Horror Film

FVM 187 The Science Fiction Film

FVM 188 The Comedy Film

FVM 200 Video Production II

FVM 202 Film/Video Business

FVM 204 Art Direction

FVM 205 Camera Techniques

FVM 206 Film/Video Lighting

FVM 207 Directing Workshop

FVM 208 Sound for Film/Video

FVM 209 Production Management

FVM 211 Studio Recording for Voice

FVM 212 Contemporary Global Cinema

FVM 213 Cinematography

FVM 215 Post-Production II

FVM 216 Producing the Independent Film

FVM 217 Acting for the Screen

FVM 218 Actor Movement and Action

FVM 219 Screen Performance Workshop

FVM 220 16MM/HD Production

FVM 227 History of Acting

FVM 228 Actor Movement & Action II

FVM 229 Production Preparation

FVM 236 Creative Producing

FVM 248 Post-Production Sound

FVM 250 Writing for Broadcast Media

FVM 251 Feature Script Analysis

FVM 252 Writing the Independent Film

FVM 262 Writing the Hollywood Feature

FVM 264 Digital Effects

FVM 265 DVD Authoring

FVM 267 Editing Aesthetics

FVM 268 Feature Rewrites Workshop

FVM 269 Screenwriter's Workshop

FVM 270 Film/Video Production III

FVM 271 Post-Production III

FVM 273 Professional Documentary Production

FVM 275 Special Topics in Film Video

FVM 287 Internship

MGD 111 Adobe Photoshop I

MGD 119 Maya 1

MGD 141 Web Design I

MGD 143 Motion Graphic Design I: (Software)

MGD 153 3-D Animation I

MGD 219 Maya II

MGD 253 3-D Animation II

MGD 266 DVD Authoring

Fire Science Technology Courses

Fire Science Wildland Courses

French Courses

Geography Courses

Geology Courses

German Courses

Government Courses

Health Professional Courses

Health Wellness Education Courses

Hebrew Courses

History Courses

Holistic Health Professional Courses

Humanities Courses

Italian Courses

Japanese Courses

Journalism Courses

Law Enforcement Academy Courses

Literature Courses

Management Courses

Marketing Courses

Mathematics Courses

Meteorology Courses

Music Courses

Music Private Instruction Courses

Natural Resource Courses

Occupational Safety Course

Paralegal Courses

Philosophy Courses

Photography Courses

Physical Education Courses

Physics Courses

Political Science Courses

Psychology Courses

Public Security Management Courses

PSM 101 Introduction to Private Security

PSM 102 Crime Prevention and Technologies

PSM 103 Loss Prevention and Risk Management

PSM 104 Homeland Security: Introduction to Emergency Management

PSM 105 Crime and Forensics

PSM 110 School Violence

PSM 111 Workplace Violence

PSM 112 Preventing Liability – Steps for the Security Professional

PSM 130 Homeland Security Law

PSM 131 Intelligence and Homeland Security

PSM 132 Threat and Vulnerability Assessment and Counterintelligence

PSM 133 Homeland Security: Weapons of Mass Destruction

PSM 134 Homeland Security: Critical Incident Response Management

PSM 135 Critical Infrastructure Protection

PSM 136 Hospital Emergency Response Training (HERT) for Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)

PSM 137 Introduction to Mitigation

PSM 200 National Incident Management System/Interagency Operations

PSM 201 Private Security Management and Administration

PSM 202 Legal and Ethical Issues in Private Security

PSM 203 Evaluation of Security Programs

PSM 204 Terrorism

PSM 205 Crime Prevention through Environmental Design

PSM 210 Physical Security and Foreseeability

PSM 220 White Collar Crime and Fraud Investigation

PSM 230 Physical Security

PSM 231 Patrol, Surveillance, and Countermeasures

PSM 232 Premises Liability for the Security Professional

PSM 233 Public Safety Supervision

PSM 240 Hazmat Awareness for Security Professionals

PSM 241 Environmental Health and Safety – Occupational Health and Safety Act (OSHA) Awareness

PSM 250 Contemporary Issues in Security Management

PSM 275 Special Topics

PSM 280 Internship

Real Estate Courses

Respiratory Care Courses

Russian Courses

Science Courses

Small Business Management Courses

Sociology Courses

Spanish Courses

Speech Courses

Study Skills Courses

Theatre Courses

Translation and Interpretation Courses

Women’s Studies Courses

Administration and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Index

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2014-2015 Academic Catalog

Community College of Aurora Catalog

Academic Calendar

College Facilities and Locations

Welcome to the Community College of Aurora

Getting Started and Admissions

Advising and Registration

Financial Matters

Academic Matters

Services for Students

My Student Record

Graduation Requirements

Student Rights and Responsibilities

List of Degrees and Certificates

Catalog Guide

Associate Degrees and Certificates

Course Descriptions

Academic Achievement Courses

Accounting Courses

American Sign Language (ASL) Courses

Agriculture Courses

Agriculture Crops and Soils Courses

Agriculture Economics Courses

Anthropology Courses

Arabic Courses

Art, Design, Jewelry and Photography

Astronomy Courses

Biology Courses

Biotechnology Courses

Business Courses

Chemistry Courses

Chinese Courses

Communication Courses

CHW 100 Introduction to Community Health Work

COM 126 Communication in Healthcare

CHW 297 Community Health Worker Field Experience

CHW 138 Patient Navigation

CHW 135 Basics of Chronic Disease

CHW 136 Psych Impact Chronic Disease

CHW 120 Community Health Issues

CHW 137 End-of-Life/Palliative Care

Computer Assisted Drafting Courses

Computer Networking Technology Courses

Computer Information Systems Courses

Computer Science Courses

Computer Web Based Courses

Criminal Justice Courses

CRJ 209 Criminal Investigation I

Dance Courses

Diesel Power Mechanics Courses

Early Childhood Education Courses

Economics Courses

Education Courses

Electricity Industrial/Commercial Course

Emergency Medical Provider Courses

EMT – Paramedic Courses

Energy Technologies Courses

Engineering Courses

EGG 151 Experimental Design (Introduction to Experimental Design and Engineering)

English as a Second Language Courses

English Courses

Environmental Science Courses

Ethnic Studies Courses

Film and Video Media Courses

Fire Science Technology Courses

Fire Science Wildland Courses

French Courses

Geography Courses

Geology Courses

German Courses

Government Courses

Health Professional Courses

Health Wellness Education Courses

Hebrew Courses

History Courses

Holistic Health Professional Courses

Humanities Courses

Italian Courses

Japanese Courses

Journalism Courses

Law Enforcement Academy Courses

Literature Courses

Management Courses

Marketing Courses

Mathematics Courses

Meteorology Courses

Music Courses

Music Private Instruction Courses

Natural Resource Courses

Occupational Safety Course

Paralegal Courses

Philosophy Courses

Photography Courses

Physical Education Courses

Physics Courses

Political Science Courses

Psychology Courses

Public Security Management Courses

Real Estate Courses

Respiratory Care Courses

Russian Courses

Science Courses

Small Business Management Courses

Sociology Courses

Spanish Courses

Speech Courses

Study Skills Courses

Theatre Courses

Translation and Interpretation Courses

Women’s Studies Courses

Administration and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Index